ATLAS – 13
Identification : AWS : E 6013 , BIS : ER 4221
Characteristics : A medium coated, all positions rutile base electrode for welding mild steel structures,rail coaches, wagons, storage tanks, ships, sheet metal work etc. Welds with a quiet arc & delivers a smooth bead with fine ripples, nominal spatter, low medium penetration and easily detachable slag.
Applications : Truck bodies/frames, storage tanks, steel structures of medium section, foundry equipment, tracking work, railway wagons, ships
Weld Metal Properties (%)
C = 0.10 Max Mn = 0.60 Max
Si = 0.30 Max S = 0.03 Max
P = 0.03 Max
All Weld Mechanical Properties :
UTS = 450-550 N/mm2
YS = 380-480 N/mm2
Elong (L=4d) % = 22-28
CVN Impact Value (J) atO°C:50-80
Precautions : Preheat the electrodes at 100°C-110°C temp, prior to use for best results.